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April 21st A.D. 1857  F B to S A.
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Lat 25=50 Long 15=50
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calm Barometer keeps up to 30 with out any change but weather very changeable Both Barometers Seem to be of no use whatever not withstanding they Both agree with Each [other] air seeme to change fast  yesterday it was up to 75 to day it is 50 Later part calm and cloudy Some rain and bafles of wind from all quarters
  
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April 22d
April 21st A.D. 1857  F [T?] to [?] t
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Lat 26=30 Long 14=50
Lat 28=80 Long 15 = 50
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Barometer 31 [9]  air 65.5
calm Barometer keeps up to 30 with
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wind none calms throught When shal I Ever get out of these Doldams Im tired of my life in a floating Prison
out change but weathr very changeable
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Both Barometers seem to be of no use whatever
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not withstanding they both agree with each other
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air seems to change fast  yesterday it was
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up to 75  to day it is 50
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Later part calm and cloudy some
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rain and bafles of wind from all quarters
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April 22nd Lat 26 30 Long 14 50
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April 23rd
Barometer 31 [9?] air 65 8
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Lat 26=[50] Long 13=40
wind none calms throught
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Wind bafling from South East to North East middle and late part the same calm calm --------
When shal I ever get out of these
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Doldrums Im tired of my life
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in a floating prison
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April 23rd Lat 26=80 Long 13  40
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April 24
Wind bafling from south east to
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Lat 27=20 Long 12=30
North East middle and late part the same
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calm calm ----------
calm
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[illegible]
  
April 24  Lat 27 20 Long 12  30
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April 25th
calm  calm
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What Shal I say calms is So impresed upon my mind that I can say nothing Else calms througout this day out of my mind
[illegible or a large flourish]
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April 25th What shal I say
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April 26th
calms is so impressed upon my
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this day Im perfectly crazy was Ever Job aflicted as Im  Layd up with rhumetism and the Ship laid up with calms O that I was a share holder in th Eastern railroad and conductor in Stead of a Ship owner and master
mind that I can say nothing else
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calms throughout
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this day out of my mind
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April 26th  This day Im perfectly crazy
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April 27th
was ever Job aflicted as I am  layd up with
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this day wee have a change like the Irish mans fish & potatoes calms
rhumetism and the ship laid up with
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calms  O that I was a share holder in th
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Easter railroad and conductor in
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stead of a ship owner and master
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April 27th this day we have a change like the
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Irish mans fish & potatoes   calms
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April 21st A.D. 1857 F B to S A. Lat 25=50 Long 15=50 calm Barometer keeps up to 30 with out any change but weather very changeable Both Barometers Seem to be of no use whatever not withstanding they Both agree with Each [other] air seeme to change fast yesterday it was up to 75 to day it is 50 Later part calm and cloudy Some rain and bafles of wind from all quarters

April 22d Lat 26=30 Long 14=50 Barometer 31 [9] air 65.5 wind none calms throught When shal I Ever get out of these Doldams Im tired of my life in a floating Prison

April 23rd Lat 26=[50] Long 13=40 Wind bafling from South East to North East middle and late part the same calm calm --------

April 24 Lat 27=20 Long 12=30 calm calm ---------- [illegible]

April 25th What Shal I say calms is So impresed upon my mind that I can say nothing Else calms througout this day out of my mind

April 26th this day Im perfectly crazy was Ever Job aflicted as Im Layd up with rhumetism and the Ship laid up with calms O that I was a share holder in th Eastern railroad and conductor in Stead of a Ship owner and master

April 27th this day wee have a change like the Irish mans fish & potatoes calms